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Vanderlyn Elementary

Dekalb County Schools


Academics at Vanderlyn

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DCSD Curriculum Connections Guides for K-8
DeKalb’s curriculum is aligned to the Georgia Standards of Excellence in language arts, mathematics, science, and social studies. In addition to core studies, students are offered a variety of learning experiences to develop the whole child.

DCSD Gifted and High Achievers
DCSD’s gifted program brings gifted children together to experience a variety of challenging activities, supports teachers in the area of educating gifted children, and provides guidance for the parents/guardians of gifted students.

DCSD Special Education
DCSD Department of Special Education meets the individual needs of students ages three through twenty-one who are eligible for special education and related services according to the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA).

Georgia Performance Standards
The state performance standards provide clear expectations for instruction, assessment, and student work.